Though mercury is known to be a poisonous element that can have serious, sometimes deadly, effects for individuals who are exposed to it, it can still be found in a variety of places and products. For this reason, while many people associate mercury poisoning with fish, it can be contracted anywhere there are products or buildings that contain mercury. In places such as hospitals, labs, and dentist offices, the risk may be particularly high due to a number of products containing mercury that are still used in these environments.
Our Kenosha mercury poisoning attorneys of Habush Habush & Rottier S.C. have experience helping clients who have developed mercury poisoning due to the negligence of a property owner or manager. When a property owner fails to properly dispose of products containing mercury in their building, they may be held financially responsible to any affected people. If you or a loved one has been exposed to mercury, contact our offices today at 800-242-2874 to discuss your case.
Mercury can enter a person’s body through the air, food, or contact with the skin. Though there are different types of mercury poisoning, they all share some common effects, including:
These are just a few of the potential damages mercury can do to someone who is exposed to even small amounts of it. Pregnant mothers must be especially wary of mercury poisoning due to the severe detrimental effects mercury poisoning may have on them and their unborn child.
If you have been exposed to mercury and are suffering from the effects, our Kenosha mercury poisoning lawyers of Habush Habush & Rottier S.C. want to help. To speak with an experienced attorney about getting the compensation you may deserve, contact our offices today at 800-242-2874.